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In And Around Town: Aug. 28

on August 28, 2015 - 6:57pm


The In and Around Town Calendar is updated daily and can be accessed via the button on the sidebar of the online edition of the Los Alamos Daily Post. It appears in the news feed of the Post each Thursday. The calendar also appears in the weekly print edition of the Los Alamos Daily Post. In order to have items included in the print edition, submit them by Monday of the week they should appear. Send calendar items to .

FRIDAY Aug. 28
Shattered Silence Free Concert
The show, organized by Infinity Squared Music, is 7 p.m. Friday, Aug.

DALA Announces 'Nutcracker On The Hill' Auditions

on August 28, 2015 - 4:22pm
Little ballerinas. Photo by Paulo T. Photography
Swing dancers in the air. Photo by Paulo T. Photography

DALA News:

Dance Arts Los Alamos (DALA) invites local dancers to audition for its all-new production entitled “Nutcracker on the Hill”. 

The show will be presented during Winterfest Weekend, Dec. 3-6, at Duane Smith Auditorium.

Set in 1944, this original adaptation of the classic holiday ballet is being produced in association with the Los Alamos Historical Society.

Iguanas Play Summer Concert At Rover Park Tonight

on August 28, 2015 - 8:22am
The Iguanas from New Orleans play Summer Concert at tonight at Rover Park. Photo by Laura Richens
Summer Concert Series

The Iguanas from New Orleans play Los Alamos Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. today at Rover Park in White Rock. The weather should be fine but remember that may change so dress for anything. The Show will go on.

The Iguanas play a gumbo of Cajun (French-Acadian), Mexican, Mexican-American rock, New Orleans' rock, jazz & blues plus roots- rock They've played all over the world including NPR's Mountain Stage, Tipitinas, the "Treme" TV show ( they also

NMSA Students Perform At Railyard Parking Garage

on August 28, 2015 - 7:25am
Students rehearse for 'BLIND SPOT.' Courtesy photo

NMSA News:

BLIND SPOT will be performed at 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 20 in the Santa Fe Railyard Garage, 503 Camino de la Familia, Santa Fe.

The performance, sponsored by the Santa Fe Parking Division, will take place in the lowest level of the parking garage. Audience can access the performance by stairs or elevator across from the Violet Crown Cinema.

As part of the AHA Festival of Progressive Arts, this event is free, ADA-accessible and open to the public.

Performed and created by 27 New Mexico School for

This Week At The Reel Deal

on August 27, 2015 - 10:10am
Reel Deal Theater  

If you want to see an intense thriller with great acting by Owen Wilson and Pierce Brosnon, check out No Escape.

The reviews are mixed, it depends where you look but reviewers who immersed themselves in this film for pure entertainment and action loved it. Those worried about political correctness-not so much. It is big screen entertainment plain and simple.

I’ve been trying to open Love and Mercy for a while now and we finally got it for a one-week run. This film is a portrait of Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys.